What's On

NEXT General Meeting:

6:30pm Wed 07 Aug 2019 in Speewah – please call David for details on 0439700040

vale John Glue – Man of the Trees, Friend of the Earth 

Friends of the Earth FNQ President John Glue died on Tuesday 25 June this year & was farewelled by friends in Kuranda.  Next month’s Kuranda paper article will celebrate John’s life & commitment to environmental justice. 

KUR-tailing development in the Myola Valley

ACTION: Email or ring Cameron Dick, Minister for Planning (07  3719  7200  /  statedevelopment@ministerial.qld.gov.au)  and  request  that  he  call-in a 226-lot Myola ‘suburb’  in the middle of a cassowary corridor - click here for more details 

Poison Free Kuranda

RoundUp & Glyphosate in Kuranda Region

The Kuranda community is transitioning from poisons to sustainable weed management.

Find out more.

Take the first step by sharing your priorities for action and completing the Poison-Free Kuranda survey.

Campaigns and Activities


Forests and Biodiversity

Our forests are amongst the most species-diverse habitats on earth. These tropical forests also store carbon and regulate our climate- and so are crucial in our fight against climate change.

Stop Myola Suburb

Stop KUR-World Action

Hinchinbrook Under Threat

Cassowary Keystone Conservation

Clean Food and Water

The Barron River is central to the ecology that has sustained First Nations peoples for a thousand generations. Now it flows through some of the most intensively farmed land in the country.

Poison free Kuranda



Climate Change

FOEFNQ supports renewable energy. We want to keep NQ free of Coal Seam Gas mining and exploration activities. FoE FNQ supports the campaigns of Lock the Gate against gas in Queensland.